My Wild Irish Rose (1947) - Rotten Tomatoes

My Wild Irish Rose (1947)





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Irish ballads abound in this tuneful and highly fictionalized biography of prominent singer/songwriter Chauncey Olcott.


Dennis Morgan
as Chauncey Olcott
Arlene Dahl
as Rose Donovan
Andrea King
as Lillian Russell
Alan Hale
as John Donovan
George Tobias
as Nick Popolis
George O'Brien
as William `Duke' Muldoon
Sara Allgood
as Mrs. Brennan
Ben Blue
as Hopper
William Frawley
as William Scanlan
Don McGuire
as Terry O'Rourke
Clifton Young
as Joe Brennan
Paul Stanton
as Augustus Pitou
George Cleveland
as Capt. Brennan
Oscar O'Shea
as Pat Daly
Philo McCullough
as Theater Manager
Gino Corrado
as Maitre 'D
Eddie Parker
as Bruiser
Ross Ford
as Office Boy
Eddie Kane
as Joe Webb
Peggy Knudsen
as Eileen, Leading Lady
Monte Blue
as Barman
Wally Ruth
as Drummer
Edward Clark
as Justice of the Peace
William Gould
as Mr. O'Rourke
Brandon Hurst
as Michael the Gardener
Forbes Murray
as Stage Father
Winifred Harris
as Stage Mother
Billy M. Greene
as Riverboat Captain
Igor Dega
as Specialty
Pierre André
as Specialty
Lou Wills Jr.
as Specialty
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Critic Reviews for My Wild Irish Rose

All Critics (1)

A second rate biopic of the musician Chauncey Olcott who wrote the famous song

April 15, 2011 | Rating: B- | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for My Wild Irish Rose

Minor musical is awash in color, you better like green, and has some lovely songs well sung by Dennis Morgan. The story though is strictly Hollywood pap.

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